Luke   "Young Gun"   Michael

Welterweight
Fighter's record
[W L D] : 3 - 3 - 0
  • Submission : 2 Wins - 2 Losses
  • TKO/KO : 1 Wins - 1 Losses
  • Decision : 0 Wins - 0 Losses
  • Age : 22
  • Height : 1.80 m
  • Reach : 189 cm
  • BG Discipline : MMA
  • Strengths : Developed as a Mixed Martial Artist
    Notable wreslting skills
    Young and explosive
  • From : South Africa
  • Fighting out of : Sunninghill, Johannesburg
  • Gym : Fight Fit Militia (FFM)
  • Trainer : Richard Quan
Fighter's Skills Breakdown
  • Submission : 40%
  • Takedowns : 20%
  • Striking : 40%

Fighters Media

EFC 65 Now Available on Kwesé TV App
EFC 65 Open Workout Highlights
A STAR RISES IN SUN CITY
BETTING ON LANDMARK EVENT OPENS WITH SUPABETS
'GRIMREAPER' AIMS FOR TWO IN A ROW
EFC 66 Engaged: Episode 5
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EFC 66 Engaged: Episode 5
EFC 66 Open Workout
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EFC 66 Open Workout
EFC 65 Now Available on Kwesé TV App
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EFC 65 Now Available on Kwesé TV App
EFC 65 Press Conference
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EFC 65 Press Conference
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“EITHER I FINISH HIM, OR HE QUITS”
EFC 65 Weigh-In
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EFC 65 Weigh-In
EFC 65 Engaged - Ep 5
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EFC 65 Engaged – Ep 5
EFC 65 Open Workout Highlights
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EFC 65 Open Workout Highlights
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AUSTIN AND ALLEN OPEN AS FAVOURITES AHEAD OF EFC 65
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FIGHT ANNOUNCEMENT: MICHAEL VS KENA
A STAR RISES IN SUN CITY
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A STAR RISES IN SUN CITY
BETTING ON LANDMARK EVENT OPENS WITH SUPABETS
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BETTING ON LANDMARK EVENT OPENS WITH SUPABETS
'GRIMREAPER' AIMS FOR TWO IN A ROW
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‘GRIMREAPER’ AIMS FOR TWO IN A ROW
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DRC’S CHAMPION DOMINATES
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CRUNCH TIME AT EFC CAPE TOWN
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THE COUNTDOWN TO EFC CAPE TOWN HAS BEGUN
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CAPE TOWN’S EXCITING OPENING BOUTS
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‘THE MAJOR’ VS. PRITCHARD TO HEADLINE PRELIM CARD
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DAVE MAZANY RETURNS TO EFC
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MDOKO VS. MICHAEL AIRS TONIGHT FOR THE FIRST TIME ON SUPERSPORT
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EXTREME MOMENTS FROM EFC 39 BROUGHT TO YOU BY PITBULL
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ONE PUNCH, ONE GEAR
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FREE CINEMA BROADCAST TONIGHT
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GRANDWEST ON A KNIFE’S EDGE
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TRIPLE YOUR MONEY AND MORE ON MUYAMBO AND SEBEKO
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EFC 39 FREE AT STER-KINEKOR
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MUYAMBO CAN WIN IT ON THE GROUND SAYS ‘THE ANSWER’
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‘YOUNG GUN’ AND ‘THE MONSTER’ COLLIDE IN CAPE TOWN
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The Wait Is Over
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Young Gun Debuts On June 05
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Michael Not Cleared To Fight At EFC 30
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Cape Town Superfight, June 05
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Delafield looking past Michael

Action Shots

  • EFC – 65 – 04 November 2017
  • EFC – 50 – 17 June 2016

Fight History

  • Opponent
  • Event
  • Result
  • Method
  • Rodrique Kena
    EFC 65
    Win
    R1 Submission (Triangle Choke)
  • Mthobisi Buthelezi
    EFC 50
    Loss
    R1 Submission (Punches)
  • Kaleka Kabanda
    EFC 45
    Loss
    R2 Submission (Verbal)
  • Sibusiso Mdoko
    EFC 39
    Loss
    R3 TKO (Punches to the body)
  • Regis Muyambo
    EFC 35
    Win
    R3 TKO (Punches)
  • Texier Kabesa
    EFC 33
    Win
    R1 Submission (Triangle Choke)

Fighters Biography

What do you do for fight preparation?

I train 3 to 4 times a day, 6 days a week. Mornings are MMA followed by a conditioning session and evenings are usually Muay Thai and BJJ or MMA.

When and why did you start martial arts training?

I started at the end of November 2011, I’ve always been interested in martial arts since a young age, now it’s a lifestyle for me.

How did you transition to MMA?

I transitioned from pure BJJ to MMA as I loved the fact that you could use various ways to finish a fight.

Added Detail

  • Missed out on his debut at EFC 30 (Cape Town) due to medical reasons
  • CFL Champion - Respected amateur organisation
  • Undefeated as an amateur
  • Performance bonus winner

Key Opponents

Notable Fights

  • Opponent
    Event
    Result
  • Texier Kabesa
    EFC 33
    Win
  • Regis Muyambo
    EFC 35
    Win
  • none
  • none
Luke   Michael